- Be strong of character – Pūmau
Being strong of character means you show respect for both yourself and others, have personal integrity, take responsibility for the consequences of your actions and be a good citizen. Be a good man.
- Demonstrate leadership – Whakātu ngārahutanga
Leadership can be taught and learned. You will have many opportunities to demonstrate leadership and be a good role model as well as encouraging appropriate behaviour in others. Be a good leader.
- Display commitment – Ūpoko pakaru
Commitment means never giving up just because something is difficult. It encompasses a work ethic, time management and sacrifice in achieving your goals. Be a good worker.
- Take opportunities – Kapo huanga
Taking opportunities is about embracing new challenges. You will be presented with a myriad of opportunities in your time at Rotorua Boys’ High School. Enjoy the challenge.
- Strive for excellence – Hirangatanga
Striving for excellence means you will always do your best, learn from your mistakes and seek continual improvement. Reach for the stars.
- Show respect – Whakaute
Show respect to family, school, friends, team mates and especially yourself.
Rotorua Boys’ High School provides an environment for boys to mature into outstanding young men to prepare them for the important future role they must play in the community.
To be the outstanding Boys’ High School in New Zealand